Nanasaheb Peshwa

Nanasaheb Peshwa (1720 – 1761)

He was known as Balaji Baji Rao. He contributed a lot for the development of Pune and was appointed as Peshwa by Chattrapati Shahuji Maharaj in 1749. Maratha power reached to its peak under his reign.

Chromolithograph printed by Poona Chitrashala Press, after a painting by an Indian artist

Size:20 x 15 in. (50.8 x 38.1 cms.)
Date of printing – circa 1880